Brandenburg Labs GmbH was founded in 2019, initiated by Prof. Dr.-Ing. Karlheinz Brandenburg, co-inventor of the mp3 format. The company relies on a respective network and an extensive knowledge in the fields of basic and applied research.
Early development work at Brandenburg Labs focuses on the continuation of the work on “Personalized Auditory Realities (PARty)”, a concept developed at Technische Universität Ilmenau.
Brandenburg Labs GmbH conducts applied research and the further development of audio technologies up to the point where they are ready for licensing and - together with partners - is particularly active in the following business areas:
Before his current positions as CEO of the Brandenburg Labs GmbH and as a senior professor at the institute of media technology at the Technische Universität Ilmenau, company-founder Prof. Dr.-Ing. Karlheinz Brandenburg successfully worked as a scientist and researcher, as the institute director of the Fraunhofer Institute for Digital Media Technology (IDMT) and as a full professor and head of the Electronic Media Technologies lab at Technische Universität Ilmenau. Building on his experience and expertise, the whole field of audio technologies, from consulting to application development and finally production as well as IP licensing is covered by Brandenburg Labs GmbH and its partners.
Brandenburg Labs GmbH is a subsidiary company of the Brandenburg Ventures GmbH. Brandenburg Ventures GmbH (www.brandenburg-ventures.com) is an early-stage oriented management and venture capital company, founded by Prof. Dr.-Ing. Karlheinz Brandenburg - best known as the co-inventor of MP3.
We actively help innovative IPR-centric companies with early-stage funding and with our global network within the digital media ecosystem. To learn more about the current portfolio, the investment process & criteria and the added value of Brandenburg Ventures GmbH as investor or supporter for your start-up, please feel free to contact us: www.brandenburg-ventures.com